JLG Industries OPERATIONS INTERN in Dodge Center, Minnesota

COMPANY OVERVIEW

Oshkosh Corporation is a leading manufacturer and marketer of access equipment, specialty vehicles and truck bodies for the primary markets of defense, concrete placement, refuse hauling, access equipment and fire & emergency.

Oshkosh Corporation’s mission is to "partner with customers to deliver superior solutions that safely and efficiently move people and materials at work, around the globe and around the clock." In short, we strive "To Move the World at Work" ©.

Founded in 1917, Oshkosh Corporation has manufacturing operations in 8 U.S. states and in Australia, Belgium, Canada, China, France, The Netherlands and Romania and through investments in joint ventures in Mexico and Brazil. Oshkosh Corporation, a Fortune 500 Company, currently employs approximately 13,200 people worldwide, and is a global leader in access equipment, specialty trucks and truck bodies with $8.2 billion in FY12 revenue.

POSITION SUMMARY

Assist and support the Operations department within a particular business segment (Access, Corporate, Commercial, Defense, or Fire & Emergency).

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Assist in the direct activities of production management personnel.

  2. Work with the Operations department to introduce, promote, and implement lean manufacturing techniques to reduce cost and improve efficiency.

  3. Promote growth of ISO procedures and standards.

  4. Utilize value stream mapping to analyze and improve material flow and eliminate waste.

  5. Assist in the assurance of quality and accuracy of customer order fulfillment.

  6. Assist in the continuous improvement techniques including Kaizen events and 5S.

  7. Perform other duties and special projects as assigned.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

 Student in a Sophomore standing or greater working towards a Bachelor’s degree in Operations/Manufacturing Management, Business, or related field.

 Willing to travel or relocate to one of the following locations:

o Oshkosh, WI

o Kewaunee, WI

o Dodge Center, MN

o McConnellsburg, PA

o Shippensburg, PA

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

 Excellent organizational, communication, and leadership skills.

 Military experience is a plus.

Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above.

HOW TO APPLY

Visit www.oshkoshcorporation.com > careers > students > opportunities to search and apply for internship opportunities.